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New! India: the Taj Mahal and a Ganges River Cruise (2017)

Luxury Small Group Journeys: The finest small-group travel experience

Limited to 18 guests
Days: 14  |  From: $8,995


Witness the sun rise and set over the Taj Mahal, and experience Kolkata and Delhi. Then, embark on a seven-night Ganges River cruise through untouched West Bengal, observing rural life firsthand in this less-travelled region.

A&K Advantages

  • Embark on a seven-night cruise on the Ganges River aboard all-balcony 'Ganges Voyager I' or 'Ganges Voyager II,' the finest cruise vessels sailing the river
  • Venture into the heartland of rural India to visit villages and temples that can only be reached by boat
  • Explore the timeless magnificence of the Taj Mahal at sunrise and sunset
  • Discover India's harmonious religious diversity, visiting the sacred places of many faiths along the Ganges
  • Ride Like a Local aboard river skiffs, street buggies, trishaws and a horse-drawn cart
  • Visit the home of Mother Teresa to learn about the Missionary of Charity's work in Kolkata


Itinerary at a Glance

India: the Taj Mahal and a Ganges River Cruise

Day 1: Arrive Delhi, India

Day 2: Delhi | City of Lost Empires

Days 3-4: Agra | An Enduring Testament to Eternal Love

Day 5: Kolkata | Colonial Capital

Day 6: Kolkata | Board ‘Ganges Voyager I’ or ‘Ganges Voyager II’

Day 7: Cruising the Ganges | The Heritage of British India

Day 8: Cruising the Ganges | Kingdom of Temples

Day 9: Cruising the Ganges | Matiari and Plassey

Day 10: Cruising the Ganges | Kushbagh to Murshidabad

Day 11: Cruising the Ganges | Mayapur & Krishna Pilgrimage

Day 12: Cruising the Ganges | Colonial Chandernagore

Days 13-14: Depart Delhi

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